Minds And Computers: An Introduction to The Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence

Minds and Computers: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence by Matt Carter [Repost]

Minds and Computers: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence by Matt Carter
Edinburgh University Press | February 13, 2007 | English | ISBN: 0748620990 | 232 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Could a computer have a mind? What kind of machine would this be? Exactly what do we mean by 'mind' anyway?The notion of the 'intelligent' machine, whilst continuing to feature in numerous entertaining and frightening fictions, has also been the focus of a serious and dedicated research tradition. Reflecting on these fictions, and on the research tradition that pursues 'Artificial Intelligence', raises a number of vexing philosophical issues.

Minds and Computers: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by outcaast at May 25, 2007
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Matt Carter, Ā«Minds and Computers: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Artificial IntelligenceĀ»
Edinburgh Univ Pr | ISBN 0748620990 | 2007-09 | 320 pages | PDF | 1 Mb

Artificial intelligence is currently the subject of intense debate. This is a collection of classical and contemporary readings, with an editor's introduction and an up to date reading list, which provides the reader with some guidelines for considering this topic. It disputes whether `artificial' intelligence is a contradiction in terms, and asks how far it is possible for a computer to imitate the human mind.
Teaching about Technology: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Technology for Non-philosophers

Teaching about Technology: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Technology for Non-philosophers (Contemporary Issues in Technology Education) by Marc J. de Vries
English | 3 July 2016 | ISBN: 3319329448 | 160 Pages | PDF (True) | 1.77 MB

This book provides an introduction to the philosophy of technology that is accessible to non-philosophers. It offers a survey of the current state-of-affairs in the philosophy of technology and also discusses the relevance of that for teaching about technology.

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion  

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 15, 2014
An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion (Cambridge Introductions to Philosophy) by Michael C. Rea
Cambridge University Press; 1 edition | April 21, 2008 | English | ISBN: 0521619556 | 302 pages | PDF | 2 MB

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religion provides a broad overview of the topics which are at the forefront of discussion in contemporary philosophy of religion. Prominent views and arguments from both historical and contemporary authors are discussed and analyzed. The book treats all of the central topics in the field, including the coherence of the divine attributes, theistic and atheistic arguments, faith and reason, religion and ethics, miracles, human freedom and divine providence, science and religion, and immortality. In addition it addresses topics of significant importance that similar books often ignore, including the argument for atheism from hiddenness, the coherence of the doctrines of the Trinity and the Incarnation, and the relationship between religion and politics. It will be a valuable accompaniment to undergraduate and introductory graduate-level courses.

An Introduction to the Philosophy of Language [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Oct. 29, 2016
An Introduction to the Philosophy of Language [Repost]

Michael Morris - An Introduction to the Philosophy of Language
Published: 2007-01-15 | ISBN: 0521842158, 0521603110 | PDF | 340 pages | 1.15 MB

What Makes Law: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Law  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Oct. 25, 2016
What Makes Law: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Law

Liam Murphy, "What Makes Law: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Law"
2014 | ISBN-10: 0521834279, 0521542197 | 222 pages | PDF | 1 MB

The Animal Mind: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Animal Cognition (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Oct. 14, 2016
The Animal Mind: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Animal Cognition (repost)

Kristin Andrews, "The Animal Mind: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Animal Cognition"
ISBN: 0415809576, 0415809606 | 2014 | EPUB | 242 pages | 2 MB
Michel Henry: Incarnation, Barbarism and Belief: An Introduction to the Work of Michel Henry

Michael O'Sullivan, "Michel Henry: Incarnation, Barbarism and Belief: An Introduction to the Work of Michel Henry"
English | 2006 | ISBN: 3039107291 | PDF | pages: 214 | 12,3 mb

Languages and Machines: An Introduction to the Theory of Computer Science  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at April 17, 2016
Languages and Machines: An Introduction to the Theory of Computer Science

Thomas A. Sudkamp, "Languages and Machines: An Introduction to the Theory of Computer Science"
English | 1996 | ISBN: 0201821362 | DJVU | pages: 584 | 3,2 mb

The Animal Mind: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Animal Cognition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at March 8, 2016
The Animal Mind: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Animal Cognition

Kristin Andrews, "The Animal Mind: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Animal Cognition"
ISBN: 0415809576, 0415809606 | 2014 | EPUB | 242 pages | 2 MB